Vandalia hosting wrestling sectional this weekend

Vandalia Community High School will host an IHSA Class 1A Wrestling Sectional this weekend.
Wrestling gets under way at 5 p.m. on Friday night for the preliminary rounds.
The sectional continues at 9 a.m. on Saturday, with the championship and third-place matches to get under way at about 2:45 p.m., with the starting time depending on when the morning session is completed.
The top three wrestlers in each weight class advance to the state tournament in Champaign on Friday-Saturday, Feb. 20-22.
The first round for the 13 Vandals who advanced from the regional is as follows:
• 106 pounds-Jarek Wehrle (40-1) – Bye in first round, to face winner of match between Aiden Lahey of Illinois School for Visually Impaired (16-10) and Shaina Hyre of Lawrenceville 29-15.
• 113 pounds-Owen Miller (37-7) – Bye in first round, to face winner of match between David Penrod of Murphysboro (22-14) and Caleb O’Linc of Monticello (14-7).
• 120 pounds-Cutter Prater – Meets Hayden Frey of Lawrenceville.
• 132 pounds-Eric McKinney (30-13) – Meets Patrick Campbell of Murphysboro (31-13).
• 138 pounds-Ryan Kaiser (34-12) – Bye in first round, meets winner of match between T.J. Macy of Anna-Jonesboro (10-12) and Matthew Donathan of Sacred Heart Griffin (20-15).
• 145 pounds-Logan Nance (29-17) – Meets Reagan Mason of Mt. Zion (16-10).
• 152 pounds-Bradyn Kaiser (41-5) – Bye in first round, meets winner of match between Chevvy Wood of Mt. Carmel (21-4) and Isaiah Doty of Benton (17-12).
• 160 pounds-Tiler Worker (37-9) – Bye in first round, meets winner of match between Charlie Patterson of Auburn (37-5) and Orinn Brohm of Mt. Carmel (28-12).
• 170 pounds-Robbie Durbin (31-15) – Bye in first round, faces winner of match between Connor Eastin of Tolono Unity (36-10) and Mitchell Morris of Rochester (26-6).
• 182 pounds-David Meyer – Meets Bryant Lester of Harrisburg (28-10).
• 195 pounds-Gavin Mouser – Bye in first round, meets winner of match between Rayne Jerrel of Harrisburg (16-13) and Isaac Drum of Rochester (24-6).
• 220 pounds-Ethan Plunkett – Meets Connor Sweeney of Rochester (25-8).
• 285 pounds-Anthony Enlow (18-0) – Bye in first round, meets winner of match between Kalique Edwards of Auburn (34-9) and Eli Coop of Sparta (16-16).

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